6.22 Farming Today: DAVID ADDIS Producer PETER ESTALL
6.40 Prayer for the Day REV BARNEY MILLlGAN
Introduced by John Tlmpson and Robert Robinson including at 6.50 and 7.50 med wave only Travel news. What's on, and (6.50 only) Keep Fit at 6.55 and 7.55 Weather and programme news at 7.0 and 8.0 News and more of Today, Including at 7.25 and 8.25 Commonwealth Games
Sportsdesk with reports from Christchurch at 7.35* and 8.35* Papers
7.45-7.50 Thought for the Day
from 9.20 Contraception
Should contraception be a part of sex education? How reliable is the rhythm method? Will research ever produce the perfect contraceptive?
Put your questions on contraception to Dr Malcolm Potts of the International Planned Parenthood Federation and Mrs Freda Parker of the Family Planning Association.
Sue MacGregor in the chair
Produced by the Woman's Hour Unit
Call [number removed] from 8.0 am
The fear of meeting mum: p 4
NEM p 54; Holy Spirit (BBC HB 155); Psalm 48; Luke 6, vv 39-49 (NEB); Who would true valour see (BBC HB 371)
Divorce by GUY DE MAUPASSANT translated by ERNEST BOYD and STORM JAMESON
Read by Leonard Sachs
Of course, it was not very usual for a young girl of good family, possessed of so attractive a dowry, to seek a husband by way of a newspaper advertisement.
Canvey Island, Essex.
Producer Richard BURWOOD
Presenter Nancy Wise Home and Family
Sixth Form Colleges: signs are that more parents will soon be able to send their children to these colleges. What are the advantages? A report by HUGH PURCELL.
With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind? Write to You and Yours, BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
from the TV series based on the characters created by A. J. CRONIN
The Will to Live written by N. J. CRISP adapted by PAT DUNLOP
When Janet goes off on holiday she meets with unexpected adventures.... and so do the doctors at Arden House.
Broadcast by arrangement with GRAHAM STEWART
Producer TRAFFORD WHITELOCK
(Repeated: Thursday, 6.15 pm) (Andrew Cruickshank is in Lloyd George Knew My Father ' at the St Martin's Theatre, London)
Weather, programme news
and voices and topics in and behind the headlines introduced by William Hardcastle
Introduced by Sue MacGregor The Fifth Estate
4: Huw Wheldon interviews Robin Day , who says:
A dress for all seasons - and all centuries!: Britain's largest costumier moves house.
Answering Your Letters on Coughs: DR TREVOR WESTON.
Sierra Leone: ANDREW MANDER -STAM reports on an African country just opening the door to tourism.
RICHARD BRIERS reads
The Complete Steel (2)
Story: Rags and Bones by e. M. WATERHOUSE
MICHAEL BARRATT invites
FRED LOADS, BILL SOWERBUTTS and ALAN GEMMELL to answer questions which listeners have sent in by post Producer KENNETH FORD
The Long Ships
Read by MICHAEL MCCLAIN
7: The Baptised Bridegroom
William Hardeastle and PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
S.55 Weather, programme news
A musical quiz devised by EDWARD J. MASON and TONY SHRYANE
John Amis and Frank Muir challenge
Ian Wallace and Denis Norden In the chair Steve Race
(Repeated: Thursday. 12.27 pm)
It's only another year before your employer will have to decide whether he will provide you with a company pension regarded as satisfactory under the Social Security Act of 1973, or let you rely on the State Reserve scheme set up by the Government as a ' fall-back.& So it's vitally important for everybody in employment to know what kind of pension is planned and whether it will meet individual needs.
Ring Robin Day to put your question on Company Pension schemes, and how they may be expected to work, to Lord Byers, chairman of the Company Pensions Information Centre.
[number removed](16 lines) will take questions from 6.0 pm onward
The story of Queen Victoria, her life and the great events of her time, in 13 episodes Peggy Ashcroft as Victoria 12: The Queen and her Heir by JOHN CHANDOS Producer
(Repeated: Friday, 3.5 pm)
(Peggy Ashcroft is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Co)
Sir Henry Ponsonby:
' Vicky,' the Princess Royal:
Edward, Prince of Wales:
Douglas Stuart reporting
Introduced by Jacky Gillott Producer ALAN HAYDOCK
Leopard in the Sun by SIEGFRIED STANDER
Read by JOAN MATHESON (2)
News Headlines followed by Radio 4's International Business Report; Market Trends